CHS athletes recognized at winter sports banquet

Cabool High School’s winter sports banquet was held last Thursday, March 14, with recognition given to the basketball and cheerleading teams. In girls’ basketball, Coach Rance Beller awarded “C” letters to Alexis Hunter, Hailey Shannon, Josie Atkins, Abigail Heuerman, Hailie Metheney, Adrian Fleetwood and Katlynn Ellison. Special awards given included: Hustle Award: Vanessa Kentner Most…

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Bulldogs win baseball opener at Gainesville

The 2019 baseball season opened with a win for the varsity Cabool Bulldogs. Cabool won 4-3 at Gainesville Friday night, March 15, in eight innings. “It was great to see us respond when we got down in the fourth inning. We immediately responded in the top half of the fifth inning to tie it up.…

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Friends of FFA fish & chicken fry Sunday

Cabool Friends of the FFA will host a fish and chicken fry on Sunday, March 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the high school cafeteria in the community safe room (FEMA shelter). The event is “all you can eat” at $10.00 for age 12 and over, $5.00 for those under age 12. Tickets…

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School info meeting, free spaghetti supper Tuesday

Cabool R-IV School District will be holding an informational meeting and free spaghetti supper on Tuesday, March 26, at Cabool Middle School from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Information will be shared on the April 2 ballot issue. The 2019 Washington, DC trip group will provide daycare services for those who need it.

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CHS math & science students compete in SCA relays

Students from Cabool High School’s Math and Science Club, coached by science teacher Brian Thiele and math teacher Brandon Day, competed at the 2019 SCA Math/Science Relays held at Salem High School on Thursday, March 7, at 4:00 p.m. Following are Cabool’s results from that competition: Algebra 1: Jessie Thieleman, 4th; Braxton Davis, 9th Algebra 2: Quincy…

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Plan on burning? Call ahead

If you are going to be conducting a controlled burn, you are asked to contact Cabool Police Department (962-3993), Texas County 911 or Wright County 911. “Every year we dispatch the fire department to numerous fires called in by passing motorists which turn out to be controlled burns,” a police department spokesperson said.

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Bloodmobile at high school next Tuesday

The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks (CBCO) bloodmobile will be in Cabool on Tuesday, March 26. The visit will be from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the community safe room (FEMA shelter) at Cabool High School, sponsored by the CHS Art Club. CBCO is the sole local provider of blood for patients at 41…

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Omar Olan Reed, 78 – Passed March 17, 2019

Omar Olan Reed, also fondly known as “Dooter,” was born on April 13, 1940, the son of John Oscar and Verna May (Crossland) Reed/Jones. He passed away on March 17, 2019 at 2:46 a.m. at the age of 78 in the comfort of his daughter’s home surrounded by the love of family. Dooter’s loves were…

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Glenna Pearl Smyer, 97 – Passed March 16, 2019

Glenna Pearl Smyer, 97, daughter of William and Nora Sigman, was born in Elk Creek, Missouri, in Texas County on July 24, 1921. She went home to be with her Savior on March 16, 2019 at Morning Side Assisted Living East in Springfield, Missouri, following a long bout with congestive heart failure. She was united…

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Christina (Stark) Cooper – Passed March 14, 2019

Christina Pearl (Stark) Cooper, 77, was born March 31, 1941 in Houston, Missouri, to Virgil Norvin and June Nadine (Clark) Stark. She passed away March 14, 2019 in Springfield, Missouri, due to a difficult surgery. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Junior “Mack” Cooper; a brother, Charles Eldon Stark; and two…

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